By initially working completely on the dog’s agenda, Dave demonstrates how to mentally condition the dog to fully engage the handler for work while utilizing food predictability and reward schedules to shape and strengthen behaviors at the correct stages of training. A variety of food types are discussed for both the benefit of nutrition and ease of delivery. Through an explanation of the many benefits of the use of food as a primary reinforcer for teaching behaviors, Dave also explains the pitfalls of using prey reward to establish behaviors. Through understanding the stages of training, motivators in general, the relationship to communication and many misconceptions surrounding use, we will introduce you to the tremendous benefits of food as a primary reinforcer.
The follow up to the 5X International Award Winning, The Indication is streaming! Featuring Dave's techniques for expanding the search, isolating odors, handler detailing, vehicle searches and more!
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Training Through Pictures - Nose Work 2 - The Search
Concepts in Reinforcement - Training with Food with Dave Kroyer are Streaming NOW.
Training Through Pictures with Dave Kroyer- Nose Work 1- The Indication
This highly anticipated follow up to the 7X International Award Winning title, Learning to Learn, is a must-have for today's detection trainer. The Indication is the bedrock foundation of detection training, often trained in error by pairing primary reinforcers for association, this title details the steps in creating a clear, persistent, durable indication from the very start at the source of odor, not just it's scent.
Training Through Pictures with Dave Kroyer- Learning to Learn
Dave Kroyer is best known for his 9 appearances as a World Championship Team member in IPO and Mondio Ring Sport. He's a multi-dimensional trainer and judge competing and coaching in a variety of venues. This foundation title is must-have for today's trainer involved in the spectrum of dog sports. By making correct motor patterns a habit, conditioning 'Engagement' and teaching 'Targeting', 'The Spin', 'Get In' and foundation heel exercises at 'The Wall', Dave demonstrates the first 6-8 months of his detailed system of training.
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Nosework is a rapidly growing sport that every dog can enjoy from the competitive sport dog to the house pet. The power of the canine nose is unrecognized in most pet dogs and this activity provides every dog the opportunity to use his most prominent and likely least tapped sense- his sense of smell.
The CTS Advanced 5-scent Nose Work Kit contains everything you need to get started in this exciting new sport!
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Joanne Fleming-Plumb has been successful as one of the top Schutzhund coaches in the country, having coached the 1997 and 1998 Vice World Working Dog Champion as well as her own 5th place at the DHV BSP. This series of tracking titles is the backbone of every footstep tracking system we're aware of. Over 130 minutes of detailed instruction including track preparation, distraction training, turns, removing food from the track, articles and more.